Fernando Rivera

University of Central Florida

Fernando I. Rivera is a professor of sociology and director of the Puerto Rico Research Hub at the University of Central Florida. He has co-edited Disaster Resiliency: Interdisciplinary Perspectives, co-authored Disaster Vulnerability, Hazards, and Resilience: Perspectives from Florida, and edited Emerging Voices in Natural Hazards Research. Rivera was guest editor for Puerto Rico’s Population Before and After Hurricane Maria special Issue of Population and Environment and is guest editor for Analysis of Pre and Post Disaster Management and Recovery in Puerto Rico from Hurricane Maria special issue of Journal of Emergency Management.